Hackers infiltrate your phone with innocent-looking apps or link to it via unsecured Wi-Fi networks. You can keep hackers from getting the upper hand by taking steps to secure your smartphone.
Video Tips: How to Keep a Smartphone From Being Hacked
Even if you keep your device safe in your pocket or bag, there's still at risk for picking up a virus or leaking data to thieves. Hackers don't need physical access to your smartphone to steal your personal information or infect the device with malware.